"Using a drop/off set bead is a specifically useful technique for adding additional weight to smaller flies without...
"Any traditional streamer you tie can be turned into an optic simply with a couple of contrasting colors of paint."
"It’s a complicated fly but great to have in the fly box."
"This fly is a great pattern for beginners to start learning how to tie nymphs."
"From Dave Hughes' 'Essential Trout Flies,' this style of extended body can be used for all types of stonefly patterns."